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Hockey players, parents talk heart surgery

NHL players and their families are getting a glimpse into what it’s like to go through a heart surgery.The NHL is bringing the sport’s tradition of heart surgery to the NHL Players Association meeting next week in Toronto.The players association is looking at whether to allow it to move forward, but its not known how […]

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How to treat a blocked artery

If you have a blocked heart valve, or you’re in an emergency situation, there are some steps you can take to ease the pressure.The American College of Cardiology (ACC) says the most common type of heart surgery involves opening a blockage in your coronary artery.In these cases, your surgeon will use a metal plate, called […]

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